Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science! Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, and biology, ROCKS AND MINERALS is an in-depth look at the ground beneath our feet. Like his other titles, Basher presents these topics through charming and adorable illustrations and pairs them with basic information told from a first person perspective. He develops a community of characters based on the things that form the foundations of our planet: rocks, gems, crystals, fossils and more. And what's more, he makes it understandable, interesting, and cute. It's not what you expect out of a science primer. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/29/2009Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
Features include: -The massively multiplayer online role-playing game World of Warcraft? boasts over 11.5 million subscribers-The DC Unlimited line of figures based on the game consistently appeals to gamers and toy collectors-Licensed by Blizzard Entertainment-Detailed sculpt vividly realizes one of the game's signature characters-Gnome Rogue Brink Spannercrank stands 2.75" high while Kobold Miner Snaggle stands 4.5" highRecommended Ages:14 and up
Watch in amazement as gem-like crystals form before your eyes. Grow "golden citrine", ?emerald" green and "aquamarine" blue. Learn about crystalline habitats. Detailed instructions are included.Features include: -Grow "golden citrine" -Grow "emerald" green-Grow "aquamarine" blue-Learn about crystalline habitats-Detailed instructionsRecommended Ages:10 – 15
From one of the top rock band poster artists in the country comes a collection of evocative images of 26 of rock music's most recognized icons. Starting with AC/DC's familiar lightning bolts and ending with ZZ Top's custom Ford coupe, this alphabetical retrospective of more than four decades of rock history will inspire music lovers of all ages.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/12/2010Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
In 1968 Chicago, it’s not easy for thirteen-year-old Sam to be the son of known civil rights activist Roland Childs. Especially when his older brother, Stick, starts keeping to himself. Then, one day, Sam finds something under Stick’s bed that changes everything: literature about the Black Panthers. Suddenly, nothing feels certain anymore. And when Dr. King is shot and killed, Sam’s father’s words are no longer enough to make him believe in change….This moving, coming-of-age story gracefully encompasses the scope of the struggle between the civil rights and black power movements through an intimate and relatable lens.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/6/2010Pages: 304Reading Level: Age 9 and Up
Accessorize your Daisy Rock Guitar with an cool guitar strap! Soft, padded Daisy Rock straps provide even more playing comfort. Fully adjustable.Daisy Rock Straps come in the following styles:White Daisies, Pastel Rainbow and Butterfly!
An adorable activity table for two, but turn it upside down and it becomes a see saw! Brightly colored and extremely sturdy, Edushape's Rock 'n Table is a toddler's dream for both indoor & outdoor play.Recommended Ages:2 – 15
For years, Plymouth Rock lived a quiet life. Then in 1741, the people decided to make a fuss because the Pilgrims must have stepped on it when they arrived in America. And that's when the adventures began. This entertaining book tells about Plymouth Rock's humble origins before it rose to a place of historic prominence.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/28/1998Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
Fisher-Price Rock-a-Stack Fisher-Price Rock-a-Stack is a developmental toy that's challenging and fun for kids. Introduces baby to color and size with a good learning aid that improves eye-hand coordination and motor skills. It also work as a teether to soothe babies. Baby will learn that the rings stack best from large to small. Why You'll Love It: Keep baby engaged with vibrant colors and rings of different sizes. Age: 6 months and up Features Bright rings teache sorting and stacking Smallest ring has shiny reflections and swirling beads Stimulates a babys senses Activities strengthen babys sense of touch Develops motor skills Strengthens eye-hand coordination
GLAM ROCK SPEAKERSBling out loud!Decorate denim print speakers with tons of stickers, gems and sticky studs.Standard audio jack works with your smartphone, MP3 player and laptop.Includes 2 cardboard speakers (3.25" x 3.25" x 3.25" /8.25cm x 8.25cm x 8.25cm) with a cord 41.3" /105cm, 90 sticky gems and studs, 90 stickers and easy instructions.
Holly Keller has created vivacious new paintings for this favorite Reading Rainbow title about geology. Readers follow two enthusiastic rock hounds around the globe as they add to their collection. Along the way they will learn how sedimentary, metamorphic, and igneous rocks are formed. From the Egyptian pyramids to Roman roads, from the diamond ring on your finger to the pebbles under your feet'rocks are everywhere! Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/11/1997Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
A mother soothes her daughter before bed as they say good night to all the things in her room: a rocking horse, dolls, blocks, and even the pictures on the wall--until it's time to share a story and a kiss good night. With lulling rhymes and lush watercolors,'Rock-a-Bye Room' is a homespun love song from a mother to child with a dreamy, rockabilly twist. This tender lullaby will be the perfect complement to any child's nighttime ritual.Book Details:-Format: Hardcover-Publication Date: 10/1/2013-Pages: 32-Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
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